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UK weather forecast

UK forecast map

Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Heavy rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Heavy rain 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Clear night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower day 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Clear night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092
Met Office
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Latest forecasts

Caernarfon Heavy rain 14 °C
Stornoway Cloudy 11 °C
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 14 °C
Lerwick Light shower day 13 °C
Norwich Clear night 12 °C
Fort William Clear night 9 °C
London Partly cloudy night 14 °C
Kendal Light rain 12 °C
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 13 °C
Manchester Light rain 14 °C
Exeter Heavy rain 15 °C

Forecast Summary

  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Wet and windy in the west. Sunny in the east.

Today:

A band of heavy and persistent rain will affect the west and southwest from dawn, with the risk of thunder and coastal gales. It will edge slowly eastwards, however eastern parts will be bright with scattered showers.

Tonight:

The rain band will slowly move across western and central parts tonight, still with some heavy outbreaks. Heavy showers in the southwest later, but for many it will become dry.

Saturday:

There will be sunshine and scattered showers for many on Saturday, with the risk of hail and thunder. The far north will stay dry, with the best of the sunshine.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Further thundery showers are likely on Sunday. Monday and Tuesday will then be mostly dry and bright, perhaps with some showers in central and eastern parts.

Updated: 02:53 on Fri 21 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 25 Jul 2017 to Thursday 3 Aug 2017:

Many areas will be dry on Tuesday with some sunny spells but there is the chance of a few showers, especially in the east. Early on Wednesday, there is an increasing chance of cloud and rain spreading into western areas, accompanied by strengthening winds. Staying unsettled through the rest of the week as bands of rain continue to move in from the west, interspersed by brighter and showery interludes. Rain or showers could be heavy at times, especially in the northwest, with the driest weather further south and east. It will be windy at times with the risk of gales across the north, and often rather cool, especially in the west. This changeable weather is likely to continue into the start of August, especially in the north.

UK Outlook for Thursday 3 Aug 2017 to Thursday 17 Aug 2017:

There is low confidence throughout this period. We are likely to see some fine, dry spells of weather across the United Kingdom, but also some unsettled weather at times, mainly in the north. Temperatures are likely to recover to some extent with warmer than average temperatures at times through to mid-August, but there may be cooler conditions at times, especially in the northwest.

Updated: 02:53 on Fri 21 Jul 2017 BST

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